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A Bloody Anniversary: Biak 1998-2008 (1 Jul 2008)
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Palm Moguls Rule Papua (1 Jul 2008)
Local people should be prioritized as workers Tempo Magazine - As many as 13 companies are ready to develop palm plantations in Papua covering an area of 352,651 hectares. Five of them have begun operating while the rest are in the process of preparing the land.

Govt slammed for TNI security payments (30 Jun 2008)
Jakarta Post.com, Abdul Khalik A U.S. court's decision to proceed with a trial against oil giant ExxonMobil has exposed the Indonesian government's ignorance over the paid military protection of foreign interests in the country.

Franciscan Action Network and Franciscans International Highlight Human Rights Abuses in West Papua, Indonesia (27 Jun 2008)
Washington DC -- From 19 to 23

Indonesian Police and Military officers torture West Papuan government official from Puncak Jaya (27 Jun 2008)
Cenderawasih Post PUNCAK JAYA - A bad day for Anton Asse (28 years old), a government official from the information and communication department, Puncak Jaya Regent's Office. He was tortured by a police officer in Tingginambut on Wednesday (25/6/08).